Humanities@Work connects Case Western Reserve University humanities students with corporate, government, nonprofit, and other partners through community discussions, networking events, and paid career opportunities. Humanities@Work is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities and in collaboration with the CWRU Career Center, the Office of Corporate Relations, and the Office of Government and Community Relations.

Please note: This site only has information about undergraduate programming at the Baker-Nord Center.  For information on all of the center’s programming, including public events, faculty funding, and endowed lectures, please visit the Baker-Nord Center’s website, bakernord.case.edu.

New Workshops on Finding Summer Internships

The Office of Post-Graduate Planning & Experiential Education is offering a series of spring workshops focused on finding summer internships in the humanities, arts, and social sciences.  As a bonus, each workshop will also feature current students who have won some of CWRU's best summer internship funding grants, including...

CWRU Wall Street Trek

The Wall Street Trek is a great opportunity to explore career opportunities in finance and related areas in New York City. The trek will involve individual meetings and panel discussions with a broad range of institutions and alumni across many facets of the financial world. Current first-years, sophomores and...

Pre-Law Session on Genetic Engineering

Maxwell Mehlman, Professor of Law and Director of the Law-Medicine Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Law, will speak on: The Promise and Peril of Human Genetic Engineering.  This special event is on Friday, Feb. 7 from 12:45-2:00 PM in Sears 333.  Professor Mehlman, who also teaches...

20th Annual CWRU Social Justice Teach-In

Peacemaking Through Art and Storytelling FEATURING HIP-HOP ARTIST / ACTIVIST / SCHOLAR OLMECA IRTF & CWRU’s annual Social Justice Teach-In is a great opportunity for people of all ages to gain the information, practical skills, and resources to work for peace, economic justice, and human rights! This annual event attracts hundreds...

City Internships Accross the Globe

The applications for 2020 summer City Internships are open!  The program, which students have to pay for, pairs students with an industry of their choioce, in some of the most exciting cities in the world. Locations include:  Toronto, Melbourne, Medellin, Santiago, Tokyo, Shanghai, London, Paris, New York, Los Angeles,...

Teach For America

Where will your career take you after graduation? By joining Teach For America, you will become part of a powerful network of more than 60,000 leaders changing the course of our nation. As a corps member, you’ll be challenged to think creatively and lead boldly. You’ll leverage your unique...

Khalil Muhammad Visiting Campus

Khalil Gibran Muhammad, widely known as one of the most influential authorities on racial justice in America, will headline the 2020 MLK Convocation on Friday, January 17 at 12:45 p.m. in the Tinkham Veale University Center ballroom. Muhammad is Professor of History, Race, and Public Policy at Harvard University. His work...

Keys to a Successful Gap Year

On Monday, November 25, the Center for Civic Engagement (CCEL) and Postgraduate Planning (PGP&EE) are hosting an informational networking event where you can learn extraordinary models for utlilizing a gap year in between college and the start of your career. Tink Ballroom A. Register online at tinyurl.com/gapyear19

Art|Sci Feature on Baker-Nord Undergraduates

The Fall/Winter 2019 Issue of Art|Sci Magazine features a profile of the Baker-Nord Center's undergraduate programming, highlighting the achievements of some of our current Baker-Nord Scholars, as well as several summer internships made possible by the Humanities@Work and Feldman Grants. Below is a preview, with a link to the...

Exciting Jobs on Handshake

There have recently been some great new jobs posted on the CWRU Handshake site, which is managed by the Office of Postgraduate Planning. Check out these listings by companies searching for Humanities majors: TED Talks (New York, NY) Coachella Media (University Heights, OH) Kaiser Permanente (Pasadena, CA) KIPP D.C....